Feb 20, 2013 5:35am EST
take in response to cyberattacks on u.s. targets. >>> today is deadline for disgraced cyclist lance armstrong to decide whether he wants to cooperate with the u.s. antidoping agency. the organization banned him from racing for life following its own findings and armstrong's mission hay use performance enhancing drugs. meantime, the warm reports armstrong hired d.c. lobbying firm ben barns group to look into the agent heading a federal investigation into him. the report claims the firm was hired in july 2010 and investigated the fda agent for three months. the group cut ties with armstrong after no significant evidence was found. >>> the postal service is getting creative. what it is doing to make some extra money. >> and we head to break with a live look outside on this wednesday morning. we've got weather and traffic coming up next. ♪ i'd like to thank eating right, whole grain, multigrain cheerios! my bowl, my spoons! mom, are those my jeans? [ female announcer ] people who choose more whole grain tend to weigh less than those who don't. multigrain cheerios has whole grain and 1
Feb 15, 2013 5:35am EST
could be available in the u.s. later on this year. >>> it's apparently a match made in food heaven, doritoes and taco bell. they plan to roll out a cool ranch-flavored dreeto taco last month. this comes after the nacho cheese dreeto taco launched late last year with nearly 350 million sold. it became the company's most successful product and taco bell and doritoes, maker pepsi, pepsi is the one who makes this, added thousands of jobs last year in order to meet the demand for the flavored taco. there you go. >> it's popular. that's a lot going on with a taco. >> it's creating jobs too so that's incredible. >> it sounds good. i've never tried it. but i would be willing to, as well as the dancing water drop. >> you do what you got to do to support the economy. if that means eating tacos -- >> we can do it. >>> let's talk the redskins. the team has an update rg3's recovery after that injury and his chances for being back on the field for the start of the season. >> lots of crossed fingers out there. spring training is getting into full swing. hear what the nats are saying about their w
Feb 25, 2013 11:35pm EST
watergate, then monica lewinsky and today you can add a bigger u.s. government scandal to the list. >> and now for the moment we have all been waiting for. >> except for everyone else in the white house who already knows. >> yes, it was the first lady was not the first person to open the best movie envelope scandal. >> "argo. >> for no particular reason michelle obama announced the winner for best picture last night. but it was no secret in washington. >> there is no way you can have an envelope going into the first lady's hands and it's not screened thoroughly for security. >> exactly, they have to make sure the envelope didnt have anthrax or doesn't say "amour" because that film isn't american and if it wins, so do the terrorists. >> all they have to do is x-ray it. >> you don't think they opened it? >> no. >> if that's the case, when i called the secret service today, why would they say -- >> quote, we're not going to comment on that. why are you keeping secrets secret service? what is next, policemen policing people? you know who won best picture before we did. >> who cares if
Feb 26, 2013 5:35am EST
new this morning, the u.s. supreme court takes up the question of dn actual sam peopling to help involve crimes. the justices will hear arguments from maryland officials who want police to be allowed to take dna samples from people who have been arrested but not convicted. twenty-eight states and the federal government already do this type of sampling. privacy advocates claim this is unconstitutional. the justices will make a final decision in the case later this year. >>> also in this morning's top stories, hundreds of concerned parents and residents in prince george's county are coming together calling for an end to violence they say is killing their children. a meeting was hosted by radio one last night calling it a state of emergency. it comes after six prince george's county school students have been murdered since the beginning of the school year. community leaders say they are ready to work with parents to create a safer environment. >>> we've got a quick school closing to tell you about. it is in garrett county, maryland where the schools are closed today due to the weath
Feb 21, 2013 11:35pm EST
at the most hated man in u.s. politics. a man who stole almost a million bucks from his campaign and blew it on -- well really cool stuff. jesse jackson, jr. and this video is about to get awesome. >> we got jesse jackson, jr. in d.c. it's the first time since he pled guilty to spending $750,000 on personal stuff. >> a fur cape. a mounted elk's head. >> a football signed by two american presidents. $17,000 on cigars and other tobacco products. >> and most importantly a used michael jackson fedora. >> and on the streets of d.c. our photog asked the questions everybody wants to know. why the michael jackson fedora and not the glove? >> come on. >> that is great. >> that's not all. >> where is the michael jackson fedora now? are you going to keep the fedora or the bruce lee memorabilia? >> apparently he bought a bunch of bruce lee memorabilia as well. >> we love him. >> amazing. >> you get to wear the michael jackson fedora? >> and finally -- >> have a good one, jesse. >> what do you think about j3 now? >> he's made some ethical choices in what he bought. >> where do you buy a fur cape?
Feb 19, 2013 5:35am EST
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